Hamilton is a forthcoming American musical drama film. This musical drama film is written by Lin-Manuel Miranda and directed by Thomas Kail.
What Is the Release Date of Hamilton on Disney Plus ?
The release of Hamilton was earlier scheduled on October 15, 2020. But, due to COVID-19 pandemic, the release of Hamilton is now scheduled on July 3, 2020. This is the very great news for the fans of Hamilton, who are eagerly waiting to watch in on Disney plus. It is getting released 15 months earlier. So, there is a great enthusiasm and eagerness in the fans.
What Is the Story of Hamilton ?
Hamilton musical drama film is based on the true story of Alexander Hamilton. Hamilton was born on January 11, 1755 in the city Charlestown, located on the Caribbean island of Nevis. His financial condition was extremely weak. As the years passed, he became a Revolutionary War hero and he was the only mastermind behind America’s government. Firstly, he worked as a clerk for a trading company. He would read each and every book he got and as the time passed, he became one of the successful writers. His essay, published in local newspaper, touched the heart of community leaders and they sent him to New York for education.
Hamilton completed his education and worked as a lawyer in New York. Jorge Washington made him Treasury Secretary of United States. Hamilton established the first national bank for US. Hamilton, once, went to Morristown, located in New Jersey. There he met a daughter of Philip Schuyler, named, Elizabeth Schuyler. They both got married on December 14, 1780. They had eight children. Hamilton died in the year 1801. Hamilton worked very hard and made endless efforts in his life.
How Did Lin-Manuel Miranda Get the Idea of Developing Hip-Hop Musical “Hamilton” ?
Alexander Hamilton’s biography was written by the great writer, named, Ron Chernow. Once Lin-Manuel Miranda read the Hamilton’s biography and got inspired to develop a hip-hop musical “Hamilton”. This hip-hop musical “Hamilton” earned near about $650 million. The viewers of this musical drama were around 2.6 million.
Releasing Hamilton on Disney plus will make it more popular as there are more than 50 million subscribers of Disney plus. Hamilton show has got 11 Tony Awards and also grabbed 2016 Pulitzer Prize for drama. It has once got the best new musical award.
Hamilton is going to be released on the eve of American Independence Day. Lin-Manuel Miranda said’ “I’m so proud of how beautifully Tommy Kail has brought ‘Hamilton’ to the screen. He’s given everyone who watches this film the best seat in the house.” He again said, ” I’m so grateful to Disney and Disney plus for reimagining and moving up our release to July 4th weekend of this year, in light of the world turning upside.”